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Department of Defense identifies missing World War II Marine July 22, 2014, Defense Media Activity
The Department of Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office announced that the remains of a U.S. serviceman lost during World War II have been identified and are being...
Cancer survivor’s struggle to success July 21, 2014, Defense Media Activity
Alexis Quance, is a teenager and daughter of retired Staff Sgt. Jared Quance, who spends her free time with her family or her cats, Rafiki and Raphael. She wants to go to...
Face of defense: Martial arts instructor teaches with passion July 18, 2014,
Street lights shine down on a tent in a turf field as Marines of all ranks gather inside, night after night, to learn crucial skills that could someday save their lives.These...
Phrogs take flight, depart Quantico forever July 17, 2014, Defense Media Activity
Four CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters of Marine Helicopter Squadron One took to the air for the final time from Marine Corps Air Facility Quantico July 16, 2014.The...
Department of Defense, Department of Justice improve sexual assault response advocate training July 17, 2014, Defense Media Activity
The Defense Department teamed up with the Justice Department to produce an advanced training program for advocates who provide support to military victims of sexual assault,...
Walt Sides; Retired Marine larger than life, louder than thunder July 17, 2014, Defense Media Activity
For the last 27 years, the streets of D.C. have erupted with the roar of countless engines as the city is flooded with motorcyclists on Memorial Day weekend.The hundreds of...
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency developing implants to help with TBI memory loss July 16, 2014, Defense Media Activity
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is working to develop wireless, implantable brain prostheses for service members and veterans who suffer memory loss from...
F-35 returns to limited flight, officials rule out Farnborough July 16, 2014, Defense Media Activity
While the F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter has returned to limited flying, it will not be appearing at the Farnborough International Airshow in the United Kingdom,...
One team, one fight: Competition breeds camaraderie July 11, 2014, Defense Media Activity
Shots rang out as several high-powered rifles sent rounds toward the targets of Range 4, Weapons Training Battalion, Marine Corps Base Quantico on July 7, 2014. Service...
Accurate standard: equipped for competition July 11, 2014, Defense Media Activity
Smoke erupts; a split second later brass is displaced from the ejection port of an M-16 competition rifle. The target is dropped below the berm, as it rises the black center...